Muscat: Extreme heat is common in Oman’s Muscat. Yesterday’s temperature was 46.9°C, Fahud 46.8° and Rustaq 46. Salalah’s temperature is 27° Celsius.
The National Weather Service warned that sunstroke could result from the rising temperatures and advised outsourced workers to be cautious.
This should be communicated to companies so that they can get enough rest. Some areas are subject to dust storms. Some places are experiencing even more heat.